Airtel has launched 5G services in Patna, Bihar. Airtel 5G is currently operational at Patna Sahib Gurudwara, Patna Railway Station, Dak Bunglow, Maurya Lok, Bailey Road, Boring Road, City Centre Mall, Patliputra Industrial Area and few other select locations.
The 5G service is also available at Jay Prakash Narayan Airport in Patna, after rolling it out at new terminal in Bengaluru, Pune, Varanasi and Nagpur airports.
The company said that it will augment its network, making its services available across the city in due course of time.
Airtel already announced that its 5G service will be available in all key metros by the end of this year, all of urban India in 2023 and across the country by March 2024. Since the existing Airtel 4G SIM is 5G enabled, no SIM change needed to enjoy 5G services.
Commenting on the launch, Anupam Arora, CEO – Bharti Airtel, Bihar, Jharkhand and Odisha said:
I am thrilled to announce the launch of Airtel 5G Plus in Patna. Airtel customers can now experience ultrafast network and enjoy speeds up to 20-30 times faster than the current 4G speeds. We are in the process of lighting up the entire city which will allow customers to enjoy superfast access to High-definition video streaming, gaming, multiple chatting, instant uploading of photos and more.